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Student Registration Services

The Office of Student Registration Services provides a variety of enrollment services including assistance with registering for credit classes, switching courses, late registration, waitlist options, auditing, withdrawing from courses and changing residency status. 

Registration staff members are available to assist students with course registration after a student has completed the admissions application and received assistance with course selection. Registration staff are available on campus, by phone at (630) 942-2377 or email registration@cod.edu during regular business hours. 

Register for Classes

Fall classes are in session through Friday, Dec. 17. Spring 2022 sessions begin on Monday, Jan. 24.

Spring registration is currently underway for all students. 

Register early to confirm your spot in class. Secure your classes by paying in full or setting up your payment plan.

Register by Student Type

  1. New to College of DuPage? You must first complete an application for admission. Contact an Admissions Representative for more information.  
  2. Complete the Steps to Enrollment, which includes completing placement tests and meeting with a counselor or advisor.
  3. Schedule a virtual appointment with a Navigator to learn about available resources from enrollment to completion. 
  4. Once you're ready, register online through myACCESSStudent Planning or download the Chap App. Call or email the Office of Student Registration Services at (630) 942-2377 or email registration@cod.edu to receive assistance in registering for classes.

Register through myACCESS or Student Planning

  1. Sign in to myACCESS using your login and password. If you need assistance, contact the Student Support Help Desk at (630) 942-2999 or email studenthelp@dupage.edu.
  2. Schedule an appointment with Counseling, Advising and Transfer Services at (630) 942-2259.
  3. Register for classes online through myACCESSStudent Planning or the Chap App. Call or email the Office of Student Registration Services at (630) 942-2377 or registration@cod.edu to receive assistance in registering for classes.

Register through myACCESS or Student Planning

You do not need to apply to COD in order to register for a non-credit Continuing Education class. Self-register directly through myACCESS or contact Continuing Education for assistance with registering. 

Contact Continuing Education

Class Options

  • Face-to-Face and Hybrid (HYB) classes. Hybrid classes meet mainly online with additional meetings occurring in person as necessary. Face-to-face meeting days and times for each section will vary depending on the course and learning needs.
  • Online (NET) or Virtual Classroom Meeting (VCM) courses. Online courses are taught exclusively online following instructor timelines and learning outcomes. Virtual Classroom Meeting courses meet exclusively online in real time at specified days and times using video chat software. This format is designed to allow students regular face-to-face contact in a virtual format.

Students must follow COVID-19 protocol in order to take on-campus classes.

Remote Learning Options

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COD has several plans in place to help students learn in a safe environment and continue their goals.

Academic Term and Session Dates

Fall term runs through Friday, Dec. 17, 2021. Spring term begins Monday, Jan. 24 through Friday, May 13, 2022. The following student registration calendars can help you determine when you can begin registering.

Fall 2021: August 23 to December 17, 2021

Fall Sessions

  • 16-Week session: Aug. 23 to Dec. 17
  • 1st 8-Week session: Aug. 23 to Oct. 16
  • 12-Week session: Sept. 20 to Dec. 17
  • 2nd 8-Week session: Oct. 18 to Dec. 11
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (any class that falls outside the four official sessions above)

Fall Withdrawal Deadlines

  • 16-Week session: Sunday, Nov. 14
  • 1st 8-Week session: Saturday, Oct. 2
  • 12-Week session: Sunday, Nov. 21
  • 2nd 8-Week session: Thursday, Nov. 25
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (specific withdrawal deadlines can be found on your class schedule)

Spring 2022: January 24 to May 13, 2022

Spring Sessions

  • 16-Week session: Jan. 24 to May 13
  • 1st 8-Week session: Jan. 24 to Mar. 19
  • 12-Week session: Feb. 21 to May 13
  • 2nd 8-Week session: Mar. 21 to May 14
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (any class that falls outside the four official sessions above)

Spring Withdrawal Deadlines

  • 16-Week session: Sunday, Apr. 17
  • 1st 8-Week session: Sunday, Mar. 6
  • 12-Week session: Sunday, Apr. 24
  • 2nd 8-Week session: Monday, Apr. 25
  • CUSTM-Custom Session (specific withdrawal deadlines can be found on your class schedule)

Contact Information

Office of Student Registration Services
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2221
Phone: (630) 942-2377
registration@cod.edu

Regular Hours


Monday to Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

myACCESS Help Desk: (630) 942-2999

Individuals who need language assistance, please call Campus Central at (630) 942-3000 or email campuscentral@cod.edu.